Rakuten operating online book store, Rakuten Books released Chira Yomi which allows users to view some pages of e-magazine of 36 titles from 18 publishers such as Gentosha and Tokuma Shoten free. In addition to viewing a magazine, users can buy paper magazine form Rakuten Books. 7 magazines such as GINGER and Goods Press allow to buy items on the magazines by a click through Rakuten Ichiba. This is the first application linking items on magazines and e-commerce. The service uses a solution of Yappa.
Internet Watch 5/28/2010